bonnie sweeten

Bonnie Sweeten was sentenced to 8 years and 4 months for swindling her employer and family for nearly $1 million Friday, January 27, 2012.

*Historically, there have been cases where white men and women have committed crimes and have used black men and women as their scapegoat out of harm’s way.

But only now, are those that commit these awful crimes being brought to justice.

Bearing false witness is a horrible injustice that victimizes the black community twofold by both erroneously incarcerating African Americans and perpetuating a more than invalid stereotype.